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Wednesday - Petroc Trelawny

Petroc Trelawny presents Radio 3's classical breakfast show, featuring listener requests.

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2 hours, 30 minutes

Music Played

  • Cyril Scott

    Lullaby, Op.57 No.2 arr. cello & piano

    Music Arranger: Ethel Barns. Performer: Richard Jenkinson. Performer: Benjamin Frith.
    • EM RECORDS.
  • William Walton

    Touch her soft lips, and part (Henry V Suite)

    Orchestra: Bournemouth Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Andrew Litton.
    • DECCA.
  • Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Clarinet Concerto in A major, K 622 (3rd mvt)

    Performer: Michael Collins. Orchestra: Swedish Chamber Orchestra.
    • Mozart: Clarinet Concertos: SCO / Collins.
    • Chandos.
    • 3.
  • Paul Mealor

    Locus iste

    Singer: Grace Davidson. Choir: Tenebrae. Conductor: Nigel Short.
    • Paul Mealor: A Tender Light: Tenebrae/RPO/Short.
    • Decca.
    • 12.
  • Johann Sebastian Bach

    French Suite No.5 in G, BWV816 (Gigue)

    Performer: George Malcolm.
    • DECCA.
  • George Malcolm

    Bach Before the Mast

    Performer: George Malcolm.
    • The World of the Harpsichord.
    • Decca.
    • 15.
  • Joseph Haydn

    Scherzando in A major, H.2.38

    Ensemble: Haydn Sinfonietta Wien. Conductor: Manfred Huss.
    • Haydn: Music for Prince Esterhazy and the King of Naples: Haydn Sinfonietta Wien.
    • Bis.
    • 21-24.
  • Edvard Grieg

    Rigaudon (Holberg Suite, Op 40)

    Performer: Ksenija Sidorova.
    • Fairy Tales.
    • Champs Hill.
    • 14.
  • Trad.

    Trumpet Hornpipe (Captain Pugwash theme)

    Music Arranger: Tom Edmondson. Performer: Tom Edmondson.
    • BBC Sound Library.
  • Grace Williams

    Calm Sea in Summer (Sea Sketches)

    Orchestra: English Chamber Orchestra. Conductor: David Atherton.
    • Lyrita.
  • Giuseppe Verdi

    Va pensiero 'Chorus of the Hebrew Slaves' (Nabucco)

    Choir: Chorus of La Scala, Milan. Orchestra: Orchestra of La Scala, Milan. Conductor: Claudio Abbado.
    • DG.
  • Ludwig van Beethoven

    Coriolan - overture Op.62

    Orchestra: Gewandhausorchester Leipzig. Conductor: Riccardo Chailly.
    • DECCA.
  • George Frideric Handel

    Va col canto lusingando (Clori, Tirsi et Fileno, HWV96)

    Singer: Lorraine Hunt Lieberson. Orchestra: Philharmonia Baroque Orchestra & Chorale. Conductor: Nicholas McGegan.
    • Clori, Tirsi e Fileno.
    • HARMONIA MUNDI.
    • 6.
  • Franz Schubert

    String Quartet No 14 in D minor, D 810, 'Death and the Maiden' (4th mvt)

    Ensemble: Emerson String Quartet.
    • Schubert: The Late String Quartets: Emerson String Quartet.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
    • 8.
  • Johannes Brahms

    Violin Concerto in D major, Op 77 (2nd mvt)

    Performer: Nigel Kennedy. Conductor: Klaus Tennstedt. Orchestra: London Philharmonic Orchestra.
    • Brahms: Violin Concerto: Kennedy, Tennstedt.
    • EMI.
    • 2.
  • Aaron Copland

    Quiet City

    Performer: Raymond Mase. Performer: Stephen W. Tayler. Orchestra: Orpheus Chamber Orchestra.
    • Deutsche Grammophon.
  • Trad.

    Mylecharaine's March

    Ensemble: Barrule.
    • Barrule.
    • Wardfell Records.
    • 1.
  • Dmitry Shostakovich

    Folk Festival (The Gadfly)

    Orchestra: BBC Philharmonic. Conductor: Vassily Sinaisky.
    • The Film Music of Dmitri Shostakovich, Vol.2: BBC Phil, Sinaisky.
    • Chandos.
    • 8.
  • Nicholas Ludford

    Missa Lapidaverunt Stephanum (Agnus Dei)

    Choir: Choir of Gonville & Caius College, Cambridge. Conductor: Geoffrey Webber.
    • Delphian.
  • David Baker

    Jazz Suite '3 Ethnic dances' (Slow Drag)

    Performer: Alan Balter. Orchestra: Akron Symphony Orchestra. Conductor: Alan Balter.
    • American Voices: The African-American Composers' Project.
    • TELARC.
    • 8.
  • Reynaldo Hahn

    I Remember

    Singer: Susan Graham. Performer: Roger Vignoles.
    • La Belle Epoque.
    • Sony Classical.
    • 016.
  • Trad.

    Sevillanas

    Performer: Paco Peña. Performer: Guillermo Basilico.
    • Fabulous Flamenco! - Paco Peña.
    • Eclipse.
    • 2.

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